I got it loaded up a while back on Power 7
bdietz@ubuntu-power7:~$ uname -a
Linux ubuntu-power7 3.13.0-24-powerpc64-smp #46-Ubuntu SMP Thu Apr 10
19:22:32 UTC 2014 ppc64 ppc64 ppc64 GNU/Linux
just a LPAR on a 8202/E4C-EPC6
using IBM i for disk
DrFranken said the following on Tue, 7/22/2014 12:59 PM:
Ubuntu is supported on Power8 only.
There is at least one other open distribution (that escapes memory
retrieval just now)
Nigel Griffiths says Power7 supports Fedora-18-ppc64 and Debian 7. These
won't have all the DLPAR bits and whatnot installed but they load and run.
- Larry "DrFranken" Bolhuis
On 7/22/2014 8:09 AM, rob@xxxxxxxxx wrote:
Yes, there are limitations as to what versions of Linux are supported. I
think it's basically red hat and suse.
After further review I think they've added ubuntu
There's also an extremely out of date redbook on this